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Athene's Restaurant

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3618 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6R 2B7, Canada
(604) 731-4135
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Bellevue, Washington
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined at Athene's for the past 25 years and loved it The restaurant is now under new management and whiie the staff was nice,, the food was not what it had been and did not meet our expectations.

Thank PatriciaJCald
Vancouver, Canada
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I came to Athene's for an early dinner. As it was a warm summer day, the large windows and doors were wide open and we were immediately greeted and seated by one of the open windows looking on to West Broadway. It's quite a large restaurant, so there were lots of tables - a good place for... More 

Thank Anna R
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199 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greek restaurant quite far west on Broadway that offers open window side tables in the nice weather. The menu is fairly typical for Vancouver Greek restaurants with a wide variety of Greek offerings, pasta and pizza. The dolmathes were nicely spiced and the calamari crispy yet tender. Most of my group ordered lamb souflaki which for me was cooked perfectly,... More 

Thank ljz54
Oakville, Canada
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Ordered the large lamb souvlaki. It was cooked well and was tasty. Portions was good. I should have ordered the small as the size looked the same. I would go back again for the food. But would like to try other Greek restaurants in the area. The service was subpar. Couldn't hear the server as she was soft spoken. She... More 

Thank Teeder9
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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1,184 reviews
752 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

The food is abundant for a great price. My wife had lamb souvlaki and I had the Arni Soubia, another lamb dish. Service was good.

Thank Joel K
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212 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

Service fantastic ...soup great...portions generous and flavourful ...but give the fried food such as calamari and zucchini a pass...too greasy and mushy...so stick to the true Greek specialties and you are golden...handled our party of eight with no problem!

Thank b4i4gt
Vancouver, Canada
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21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I've been to Athene's a few times and like the atmosphere there. We've been there when it's not usually too busy so it's relaxing. We've also had good customer service there. I usually go there because it's one of the only Greek restaurants I know of that serves grilled squid so that's what I usually order. However, the last 2... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

I have been to this restaurant at least ten times over the years, and the reasons we keep going back are simple - good food, big portions, good value for your money. The decor is fun - very Greek and not as tacky as some Greek places. The staff are accommodating. If you plan an event for a large group,... More 

Thank Teresa R
Kelowna, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

We dined at Athene's Restaurant during a recent visit to Vancouver. We had a party of eight and all had different dishes. While we made a reservation, we found that we didn't need it on this mid-week day. The staff was very cordial and sat us immediately upon arrival. After we ordered, a basket of warm Pita bread came along... More 

Thank thelamster
Vancouver, Canada
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21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I would recommend this restaurant for many reasons. The personal service from the owner Kostantinos. You really get that warm feeling. The food is comfort food like the Tarama, Caviar to the house made Hoummus and even the Tzatiki. I recomment the trio with Pita for appetizer and then move into a heavier meal of Arni Riganato, Lamb shoulder Or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3618 Broadway W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6R 2B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Kitsilano
  • Neighborhood: Kitsilano
  • Phone Number: (604) 731-4135

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Kitsilano

Neighborhood Profile
Kitsilano is one of Vancouver's most transformative neighbourhoods. With a long history of coffee culture and poetry readings, its days of flower children and buskers may be long-gone, but not without leaving their mark on the number of organic restaurants and fair-trade cafes in the area. At the centre of Kitsilano ("Kits" for short) the almost idyllic expanse of Kits Beach offers the opportunity for a relaxed afternoon of beach volleyball or sunbathing. Along with the beachfront, nearby public pools and trendy street-beats have driven up the homeowners prices, making it a haven for stylish home goods stores, from design and furniture, to supplies and appliances. The multitude of both families and public spaces also make it a happening neighbourhood in the summer, when festivals and fairs take to Kits' streets.